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The War of the Worlds

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The War of the Worlds

Fiction  From 1897 

Categories: Literature

Countries: USA

Novel by H. G. Wells about the invasion of Earth by Mars. One of the first novels in the science-fiction genre. It has been filmed, produced as a musical album by Jeff Wayne, and famously caused near panic in America when Orson Welles adapted it as a radio play.

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